You rely on your prescription medication to treat your illnesses, injuries, and other ailments. For as much good as prescription medication can do, though, just as much harm can be done if you are prescribed the wrong medication. Doctors need to always be aware of the dangers that an incorrect medication can cause and prescribe drugs and dosages carefully.
If your doctor’s negligence caused you to get the wrong prescription medication, then you should come to LawMD to explore your rights as an injured patient. Our lawyers represent clients nationwide and in all manners of medical malpractice claims, including incorrect prescription medication claims. It would be our honor to be able to hear your story and see how you can begin a claim against your medical provider.
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Accepted medical standards require all medical professionals to act deliberately at all times, especially when dealing with something that affects a patient’s health. How can it be that your doctor prescribed you the wrong prescription medication, leading to serious side effects, then? As is often uncovered, the truth is a doctor’s small lapse in judgment for only a moment is what leads to a major mistake that triggers severe or lifelong consequences.
Three mistakes that might lead to the wrong prescription medication are:
When you take the wrong prescription medicine unknowingly, there is no way to know for certain what complications will arise. Different drugs affect people in different ways, which is why doctors need to be so careful when selecting prescription medicines for their patients. Prescription drugs may even interact with one another unpredictably, triggering side effects that would not be experienced if the drugs were taken separately.
Serious side effects caused by taking incorrect prescriptions could include:
Our nationwide wrong prescription medication attorneys from LawMD believe that there is never an excuse for a medication error caused by a medical professional. If you were given the wrong prescription and have since suffered serious health consequences because of it, then we want to hear from you to see how we can help. We are a team of physician-attorneys who have backgrounds in both medicine and the law, giving us a unique perspective to handle your claim and challenge any opposing counsel or expert witnesses brought to testify against you. Remember: Our legal services are available nationwide, so don’t hesitate to contact us when you need us.
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